Kate Middleton Praises 'Awe-Inspiring' Nurses: 'Health Is for Everyone, Everywhere'
Last year, Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton, helped launch Nursing Now! campaign, a global campaign aimed at raising the profile and status of nursing worldwide. As the Patron, she had a special message for all nurses ...Learn more
AKU SONAM Alumni helps Victims of Cyclone Idai
On March 14, 2019, cyclone Idai battered southern Africa, destroying large swathes of Mozambique, Malawi, and Zimbabwe. Anthony Ndung'u,was part of a nine-man team assembled as part of a mission set to provide emergency response to the victims.Learn more
Executive Board at the WHO designates 2020 as the “Year of the Nurse and Midwife”
The International Council of Nurses (ICN) and the Nursing Now campaign are delighted to support the endorsement by the World Health Organization Executive Board (WHO EB) to designate 2020 as the Year of the Nurse and Midwife. The year 2020 ...Learn more
WISH Report on Nursing and Universal Health Coverage
The Report titled "Nursing and Midwifery, the Key to the Rapid and Cost-effective expansion of high-quality Universal Health Coverage," Co-chaired by Prof.Sharon Brownie and Lord Nigel Crisp received applause from WHO officials.Learn more
Hepatitis C virus (HCV) is a global public health problem in correctional settings. Due to the intersection of substance use disorders and the criminal justice ...
Experiences of completing the introduction to clinical research course
The NIHR Global Health Policy and Systems Research (Global HPSR) programme is partnering UK researchers with low and middle-income countries (LIMCs) to support research in global health policy and systems research. Funding opportunities are available between June 2019 and September ... Read more
LIFE is a 3D simulation training app for smartphones that teaches healthcare workers how to manage medical emergencies using game-like training techniques to reinforce the key steps that need to be performed in order to save lives. Read more
The new WHO PV Toolkit comprises resources and information for the practice of pharmacovigilance, with a special focus on low- and middle-income countries. Read more
The largest generation of adolescents and young people in human history (1.8 billion) demands more attention and action. Adolescents and young adults face unprecedented social, economic, and cultural change. This new Lancet Commission argues that there are both current threats, ... Read more
Infant mortality has declined nationwide by 11 percent since 2006, but the mortality rate for fetuses in the second half of pregnancy has stalled, according to a report issued on Thursday by the National Center for Health Statistics, part of ... Read more
“Z Factor” set out to engage communities on mental health stigma and discrimination, as well as health seeking behaviour using creative visual methods. Drama, with its subcategories of music ...
Article Abstract There has been considerable recent interest in methods of determining sample size for qualitative research a priori, rather than through an adaptive approach such as saturation. Extending ...
INTRAC has recently launched M&E Universe – a free online platform designed to guide practitioners with different levels of experience and expertise through all aspects of Monitoring & Evaluation ...